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Author: Shirley Verrett; Dolores Danska; Michael Albanese; CBS Cable.
Publisher: CBS Cable, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
Database:WorldCat
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Interview with African American opera singer Shirley Verrett. Verrett speaks about her life and career as a mezzo-soprano and later soprano. She discusses her transition from a mezzo to a soprano, her training at Juilliard, preparing a role for opera, and prejudice against singers trained in America, as opposed to Europe.
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Genre/Form: Television interviews
Interviews
Named Person: Shirley Verrett; Shirley Verrett
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Shirley Verrett; Dolores Danska; Michael Albanese; CBS Cable.
OCLC Number: 618891367
Notes: Signature 177.
Event notes: Broadcast on CBS Cable, June 4, 1982.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (25 min.) : sd., col., mono. ; 1/2 in.
Other Titles: Signature (Television program)
Interview with Shirley Verrett
Shirley Verrett
Responsibility: produced by CBS Cable ; Dolores Danska, producer ; Michael Albanese, director.

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Interview with African American opera singer Shirley Verrett. Verrett speaks about her life and career as a mezzo-soprano and later soprano. She discusses her transition from a mezzo to a soprano, her training at Juilliard, preparing a role for opera, and prejudice against singers trained in America, as opposed to Europe.

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